Building Services Engineer

Guildhall, London (Greater)
£45,490 to £51,870 per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting
07 Apr 2017
05 May 2017

When you join the City of London Corporation, you’re in for a career-defining role that has the scope to catapult your future prospects. As a bustling metropolis that combines business with tourism, leisure and so much more, London is constantly evolving – meaning the team that overlooks this epic city needs to be on their toes. And that’s where you come in. Joining us on a 2-year fixed term contract as a Grade F Building Service Engineer, you will hit the ground running, working across a varied and dynamic remit of projects.

Working in the City Surveyor’s Department Operations Group, you will design and deliver electrical building services engineering projects and offer maintenance advice. Taking instruction from the client, you will see to it that all work – from first idea through to the completion of the project – will meet City of London standards. Commissioning and monitoring the standards of contractors, your solid Building Regulations knowledge will prove invaluable as you conduct site visits. Specification drawings, tender documentation and drafts, and feasibility studies will also fall into your remit, as will delivering presentations to committees and problem-solving by evaluating a wide range of information and empirical data.

Holding a Building Services Engineering degree, or with a degree in a related field, you are likely to be a Chartered Engineer or have been a full Member of a relevant professional institution such as CIBSE or the IET. Boasting experience of designing electrical building services and offering advice across a variety of projects, you will also have a confident understanding of legislation relating to large and complex schemes. To thrive in this fast-paced role, you will therefore have experience of applying CDM 2015 Regulations and good analytical skills. You will also be experienced in developing technical procedures and will be able to use specialist design and research engineering packages and Microsoft Office. With exceptional written and verbal communication skills, your tenacious personality will be a natural fit in this fast-paced environment.

This is a really unique opportunity to get to grips a host of iconic and interesting projects across one of the world’s busiest cities, so if you’re ready to throw yourself into an incredibly pacey role, then this may be the perfect setting for you.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 5 May 2017.

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Alternatively please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference SUR355 if you experience problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.

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